Coalville Library

A large, busy library close to the town centre. The library has a ramp to the entrance and is on one level with wide aisles.

Smart library opening hours - see below
Coalville Library, High Street, Coalville, LE67 3EA

Smart library access hours are available again:

  Smart Staffed Smart
Monday 8am-10am 10am-1pm 1pm-7pm
Tuesday 8am-10am 10am-5pm 5pm-7pm
Wednesday 8am-10am 10am-5pm 5pm-7pm
Thursday 8am-10am 10am-5pm 5pm-7pm
Friday 8am-7pm - Smart access all day
Saturday 8am-10am 10am-2pm 2pm-6pm
Sunday CLOSED    

To use the library during smart hours please complete a Smart Library induction and familiarise yourself with the layout and exits of the library using the:


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Colouring Club

Thursdays 1pm to 2.30pm.

An informal group for those wishing to do some colouring in a friendly and relaxed group. Materials provided for this drop in, free session.

Singing Café

Now on - Fridays 1pm to 2pm.

Provided by registered charity Wow, the cafes are weekly and are for everyone who enjoys a sing-song, but are particularly helpful for those who have mental health challenges including memory loss. For information please call Catherine on: 07875 378 628.

Make friends with a book

Now on - Tuesdays 1pm to 2.30pm.

A place to relax, a chance to make new friends, and a new way to enjoy sharing reading. There is no pressure to read or talk, you can simply drop in, sit down and relax as you listen to a good story or poem. There is no homework and free refreshments are available.

Stay and Play Saturdays

Saturdays 10:30am to 12pm.

Come along and enjoy playing with a wide range of games, puzzles and Lego in the library. Free for adults and children.

Work & Skills Leicestershire Employment Hub

Wednesdays 2pm to 4pm

If you live in Leicestershire and are aged 18 or above, we can help you with looking for employment, training or volunteering. Come along to our informal drop-in sessions for help with CVs, cover letters, setting up an email address, IT skills, searching and applying for jobs, interview techniques, access to training and volunteering opportunities. Alternatively you can book an appointment by calling 0800 988 0308 or check out the Work and skills page.

Wriggly Readers

Now on - Thursdays 10.15am to 10.45am

Fun, informal sessions where babies and children aged 0-4 years and their parents/carers can join in with stories, songs and rhymes in a welcoming environment. An opportunity for families to meet and make friends.